2017 South Dakota Hall of Fame inductees announced
The best and brightest that South Dakota has to offer received some well-deserved time in the spotlight Wednesday
An event held in Sioux Falls introduced this year's new class of South Dakota Hall of Fame inductees.
The Hall of Fame says its mission is to champion a culture of excellence in South Dakota, one act at a time.
POET President and new inductee Jeff Broin said it is an honor to be in such great company.
"Many great South Dakotans have come before me to this honor and there were some great inductees here today," he said. "It's a great reminder of how many awesome people do come from South Dakota and do so many amazing things for the country and the world."
Here is a look at the full list of this year's South Dakota Hall of Fame inductees.
An official honors ceremony will be held on September 8 and 9 in Chamberlain.
It is open to the public, with tickets on sale at the attached link.